HCA Clinical Skills Training

HCA Clinical Skills Training

CPD Points 18 | Duration 3 Days | £299.00 per delegate

Course Introduction

Our interactive Healthcare Assistant Clinical Skills course covers the fundamental theoretical and practical principles associated with being a Healthcare Assistant (HCA).

HCAs are vital to the healthcare economy and a valuable part of any healthcare team. Therefore, highly specific and relevant quality training is of vital importance. Covering a range of clinical skills and topics such as long-term conditions, accountability, supervision and legal frameworks, our essential HCA training course is ideal for those that are either new to the role or looking to strengthen their practice.

This is a highly interactive course, it involves practical workshops and is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners.

This course is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners

Course Aims

  • Explore and understand the role of the health care assistant
  • Understand the importance of safe clinical practice
  • Comprehensively cover the fundamental skills applicable to health care assistants

Course Content

  • Roles, responsibilities and accountability
  • Health screening, including risks
  • Health promotion and patient self-management
  • Respiratory system and care
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Coronary/Ischaemic Heart Disease
  • Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • Pulse
  • Hypertension
  • Stroke
  • 12 lead ECGs
  • The importance of temperature
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Urinalysis and FOB
  • Smoking cessation
  • Fluid balance
  • Medication
  • Accountability
  • Boundaries
  • Law
  • Competence
  • Supervision
  • Communication
  • Psychological care
  • Safeguarding
  • Documentation and record keeping
  • Consultation styles

Who should attend / would be applicable?

  • HCAs

This course is tailored for HCAs working in general practice, primary or secondary health care settings and nursing homes.

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Course Dates Call 01661 844327 to make a telephone booking

Start DateEnd DateDurationStart TimeEnd TimeVenueCPD PointsPriceBookEnquire
Wed, 29th Nov 2017Fri, 1st Dec 20173 Days09:30 am16:00 pm 10 Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 5HP18£299BookEnquire
Mon, 11th Dec 2017Wed, 13th Dec 20173 Days09:30 am16:00 pm The County Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 5DF18£299BookEnquire
Mon, 5th Mar 2018Wed, 7th Mar 20183 Days09:30 am16:00 pm Maryville House, Belfast, BT9 6LN18£299BookEnquire
Mon, 9th Apr 2018Wed, 11th Apr 20183 Days09:30 am16:00 pm 10 Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 5HP18£299BookEnquire
Mon, 16th Apr 2018Wed, 18th Apr 20183 Days09:30 am16:00 pm The County Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 5DF18£299BookEnquire
Mon, 24th Sep 2018Wed, 26th Sep 20183 Days09:30 am16:00 pm The County Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 5DF18£299BookEnquire
Tue, 9th Oct 2018Thu, 11th Oct 20183 Days09:30 am16:00 pm 10 Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 5HP18£299BookEnquire
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